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MLB PLAYERS POLL
June 11, 2012
Who is the most overrated pitcher in the game?
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June 11, 2012

Mlb Players Poll

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Who is the most overrated pitcher in the game?

C.J. WILSON, ANGELS 14%

A.J. BURNETT, PIRATES 10%

JOSH BECKETT, RED SOX 5%

JOHN LACKEY, RED SOX 5%

JONATHAN PAPELBON, PHILLIES 4%

FAST FACTS

Sixty-one pitchers received at least one mention.... Average 2012 salary of the top five is $13,700,011.... Wilson is one of only two lefties in the top 10 (along with the Giants' Barry Zito, who finished seventh, with 4%).... Familiarity breeds contempt? Another Giant, Tim Lincecum, finished sixth, with nine nods—eight from his own NL West.... In a similar poll on Facebook, Beckett led with 48%.

BASED ON 227 MLB PLAYERS WHO RESPONDED TO SI'S SURVEY

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